Located in Barcelona, was built due to the Great International Exhibit in 1929. The other pavillions from the exhibit take part of the Barcelona Fair. The MNAC is near the '92 Olympic Stadium in the Montjuïch Mountain.
The Monumental Bullring of Barcelona known as the “Plaza de Toros Monumental de Barcelona” or more shortly “ la Monumental” was inaugurated in 1914 with the first bullfights in this place.
La Monumental, located at a confluence of Gran Via and Marina, gives also its name to a station of the Barcelona Metro network.
The Monumental is a building made of brick, its style is a mixtur...
The "Museu Maritim" in Barcelona shows various Ships from all around the world: Fishing boats, the Columbus-Fleet and the "Galere Real", the flagship of the spanisch fleet, beating the turks. It is located in the halls of the "Drassanes", the old shipyard of Barcelona.
The Fundació Mies van der Rohe was set up in 1983 by the Barcelona City Hall with the initial purpose of reconstructing the German Pavilion, designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (1886-1969) for the 1929 Barcelona International Exhibition.
This cathedral is not as famous as the Temple of la Sagrada Familia (Gaudí) of Barcelona, but it is really beautiful. It was constructed using Gothic style, and Princess Cristina, Duchess of Palma, got married in this Cathedral.